procrastinator


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pro·cras·ti·nate

 (prō-krăs′tə-nāt′, prə-)
v. pro·cras·ti·nat·ed, pro·cras·ti·nat·ing, pro·cras·ti·nates
v.intr.
To put off doing something, especially out of habitual carelessness or laziness.
v.tr.
To postpone or delay needlessly.

[Latin prōcrāstināre, prōcrāstināt- : prō-, forward; see pro-1 + crāstinus, of tomorrow (from crās, tomorrow).]

pro·cras′ti·na′tion n.
pro·cras′ti·na′tor n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.procrastinator - someone who postpones work (especially out of laziness or habitual carelessness)
delayer - a person who delays; to put off until later or cause to be late

procrastinator

noun
Translations
procrastinateur
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procrastinator

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procrastinator

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References in classic literature ?
This procrastinator Kutuzov, whose motto was "Patience and Time," this enemy of decisive action, gave battle at Borodino, investing the preparations for it with unparalleled solemnity.
Group members then received information sheets on their specific style of procrastinator, with details on what each type is noted for and steps for how to stop being a procrastinator through self-assessment, changing how you think, speak and act.
See, I'm off on a tangent already like the arch procrastinator I am.
amyweaverracing You know you're being a champion procrastinator when you stumble across a website called "stuff that looks like Jesus"
Shouty is someone we all recognize, a procrastinator.
Wittman of Worcester, who described herself as a procrastinator, also said she had no plans to delay filing.
Seriously, I am a potterer, and I am a procrastinator as well.
Deadlines must be introduced to counter the inner procrastinator in all of us, and Silard presents other suggestions and data for readers to best understand how to align themselves with their vision and move towards that goal.
Ah yes, the motto of a true procrastinator and one with which I have a lot of sympathy.
While waiting to mail my taxes at the post office Tuesday -- yes, I am a procrastinator -- I spotted a cardboard box dispensing small plastic envelopes that you can use to recycle cell phones, PDAs, MP3 players, digital cameras, ink jet cartridges and other small electronics.
The Procrastinator, a desktop doodle pad, has turned time-wasting into an art form.
As a confirmed procrastinator who didn't get around to sending a check until after-expire, I saw the entire New Yorker series and found a lot to like but also a few things to carp about.